There’s a proven business case and financial returns for positive mental health at work
It keeps your organisation legally compliant
Motivated and healthy employees are more productive, more successful, and more fun to be around
Headtorch take a proactive approach to mental health at work leading to culture change. We:
We have a number of solutions:
HeadMap – a high level consultation, determine where you are, where you want to get to, and how to get there
Headtorch XI – strategy session for senior leaders and influencers, covering the business, legal and ethical cases for taking action on mental health at work
Headtorch AWARE – a practical learning and development session for line managers to become confident in mental health at work
Headtorch @ Home – there’s never been a more important time to support your people, a series of virtual classroom events to look after mental fitness and focus while working from home
HeadStart – an on-line introduction to the world of workplace mental health
HeadTalks – the ideal launch pad for workplace mental health initiatives. Engaging, interactive 1 hour presentations with live theatre, original filmed drama, questions and … goats.
Head Way – learning and development for front line and shop floor staff. It gives an awareness of what mental health is, what it’s not, the first steps in spotting signs and having sensitive conversations.
Headtorch WORKS – a blended learning package combining dramatic on-line content with face to face discussion groups, developed in collaboration with the School of Psychology at the University of Glasgow
The Cynthia Show – where it all started, a forum based theatre training event on mental health at work
Work’s Mental – A annual conference run by Headtorch with the School of Psychology at the University of Glasgow
Headtorch programmes are evidenced based and have proven results.
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A televisual on-line learning programme taking you into the world of mental health at work. Hear expert commentary and lived experience; learn the essentials and practical tips.
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